Cleaner – UBHS

20 hours per week, term time plus 10 days

Grade 2 – £8,185.28 per annum (actual salary)

Temporary (12 months maternity cover)

Start date as soon as possible

Upper Batley High School is a dynamic and innovative learning community. We are proud that our focus is on educating ‘Tomorrow’s Successful Men’ and we are specialists in the education of boys. We are looking for a forward thinking individual to join our team on our journey to outstanding.

Our GCSE results are improving rapidly and in 2013 we were in the ‘Top 100 Most Improved’ schools in the UK. In 2014 we were in the ‘Top 50% of Schools in the UK for Value Added’ and in 2015 we were graded as a ‘Good’ school by Ofsted. Ofsted said our learners are making rapid progress and ‘the school is a harmonious community in which to learn’. In 2016
we were identified as a Beacon School due to the excellent progress we make with our learners (Northern Powerhouse Report 2016) and in 2017 we achieved both the PSHCE Charter mark and the Careers Quality standard award. In 2018 we achieved a record number of 7, 8 and 9 grades (the highest possible GCSE grades).

Our 11-16 school is multi-cultural and located close to the town centre, within easy access of the motorway network. Our work is focused on developing the unique potential of every individual whilst working towards becoming an outstanding educational organisation. We are a vibrant, rich and exciting learning community with unique and inspiring opportunities inside and outside the classroom.

We are part of the Batley Multi Academy Trust, whose sole purpose is to provide an outstanding education through our family of schools. Batley Multi Academy Trust currently comprises Batley Girls’ High School, Upper Batley High School, Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School and Field Lane Junior, Infant and Nursery School.

Upper Batley High School is seeking to employ a temporary cleaner on a temporary basis for 12 months working 20 hours per week over 5 days (2pm-6pm Monday-Friday). The successful candidate will be required to undertake the full range of cleaning tasks and will be responsible for cleaning areas as required within the school which will include classrooms, offices and corridors. Duties will include sweeping, mopping, vacuum cleaning, emptying of litter bins, damp wiping and polishing.

The successful candidate will:
– Be involved in the creating and maintaining of the cleaning regimes, daily, weekly, periodically for the school
– Work well as part of a friendly team
– Maintain a healthy, clean and safe school
– Providing a high standard of cleaning services

In return we can offer:
– A firm commitment to your professional development
– A supportive team of exceptional staff and school leaders to ensure success in the role

Please apply by completing a Batley Multi Academy Trust application form available here as a PDF , and here as a Word Document for consideration by our selection panel. You will also be required to read our Privacy Notice for Job Applicants available here as a PDF and fill out the separate Equal Opportunities form available here as a PDF , and here as a Word Document. Forms are also available by contacting the Human Resources department on 01924 350081/recruitment@batleymultiacademytrust.co.uk.  Further details regarding the role are available from the job description and person specification.

Closing date for applications is Friday 22 February 2019 at 12noon

Batley Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check for Regulated Activity.

Batley Multi Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.